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Fort Jefferson in Darke County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Excavation

Fort Jefferson

 
 
Excavation Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, September 14, 2019
1. Excavation Marker
Inscription.  Excavation in 1930 revealed site of blockhouse at this location.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Anthropology & ArchaeologyForts and Castles.
 
Location. 40° 1.536′ N, 84° 39.383′ W. Marker is in Fort Jefferson, Ohio, in Darke County. Marker is on Weavers-Fort Jefferson Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Greenville OH 45331, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Firepit (here, next to this marker); Well or Magazine Pit (a few steps from this marker); Trench (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Jefferson (within shouting distance of this marker); Underground Passage (within shouting distance of this marker); Ash Pit (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Jefferson: A Link in a Chain (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Jefferson / St. Clair’s Defeat (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Jefferson.
 
Excavation Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, September 14, 2019
2. Excavation Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 8, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 6, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 31 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 6, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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